CONNECT Groups

All groups begin the week of September 9th, but you are welcome to join one at any time. Groups below are listed by the day of the week that they meet.


If you would like help selecting a group that is right for you, please contact the church office by calling 630.257.9333 or emailing info@lemontcc.org.

  • Nichols

    Who: Anyone

    What: Story of Job: Trusting God in Difficult Times

    When: Sundays, 5:00-6:30pm, weekly

    Where: Calvary Church, lower level

    Leader: Pastor Jim Nichols, jnichols@lemontcc.org

  • Ackland

    Who: Anyone

    What: God's Wisdom for Life: A Study of Proverbs

    When: Sundays, 5:30-7:00pm, bi-weekly

    Where: Rotates homes in Lemont & S/SE of Lemont

    Leader: Phil Ackland, pbackland@gmail.com

  • Klimek

    Who: Anyone

    What: Bible Study TBA

    When: Mondays, 7:00-8:30pm, bi-weekly

    Where: Rotates homes in Lemont & Homer Glen

    Leader: Doug Klimek, doug@thepillarcorp.com

  • Alpha

    Who: Anyone

    What: Exploring Life's Big Questions Together (alpha.org)

    When: Tuesdays, 6:30-8:00pm, weekly, dinner provided

    Where: Calvary Church, lower level

    Leaders: Pastor Chris & Kathryn Huettl

    Contact: Pastor Chris, chris@lemontcc.org

  • WOMEN

    Who: Women

    What: 1 Samuel

    When: Thursdays, 10:00-11:30am, weekly

    Where: Calvary Church, lower level

    Leader: Jill Nichols, jillnichols.nichols@gmail.com

  • YOUNG ADULTS

    Who: Young Adults

    What: Onward: Engaging Culture Without Losing the Gospel

    When: Thursdays, 7:00-9:00pm, weekly

    Where: Calvary Church, lower level

    Leaders: Evan Athanasiou & Katie Arvin

    Contact: Evan, evan.a1113@gmail.com

  • YOUNG FAMILIES

    Who: Young Families

    What: Not a Fan by Kyle Idleman

    When: Fridays, 6:30-8:30pm, weekly

    Where: Rotates homes in Lockport & Bolingbrook

    Leader: Sarah Ray, sarah@purrfurred.com

  • PONCE/SCHANS

    Who: Anyone

    What: Connection, Questions & Discussion

    When: Fridays, 6:30-8:30pm, bi-weekly

    Where: Rotates homes in Plainfield & Homer Glen

    Leaders: Manuel & Alma Ponce, Trevor & Andrea Schans

    Contact: Andrea Schans, andrealschans@yahoo.com

FOCUS GROUPS

  • Journey of hope

    Who: Anyone dealing with cancer

    What: Care for cancer patients, caregivers & family

    When: Mondays, 6:30-8:00pm, monthly on the third Monday

    Where: St. Alphonsus Parish Center, Lemont

    Leader: Tess Kearney, tdavoren1@gmail.com

  • BEGINNER WOMEN'S AA (closed meetings)

    Who: Women

    When: Mondays, 7:15-8:00pm, weekly

    Where: Calvary Church, lower level

    Leader: Tammy K., tamanda325@gmail.com

  • COMPAss men's group

    Who: Men

    What: Focused on sexual purity

    When: Tuesdays, 7:00-8:30pm, weekly

    Where: Calvary Church, lower level

    Leader: Greg V., voegmail@yahoo.com

  • STEP INTO FREEDOM

    Who: Anyone (men & women meet separately)

    What: Find hope, purpose and freedom in Christ.

    When: Tuesdays, 7:00-9:00pm, weekly

    Where: Calvary Church, lower level

    Leaders: Diane Dassing & Manuel Ponce

    Contact: Diane, dianedassingministries@gmail.com

    Fee: $15 (workbook)

  • divorce care

    Who: Anyone dealing with divorce, don’t go through it alone.

    When: Thursdays, 7:00-8:30pm, weekly

    Where: Calvary Church, lower level

    Leaders: Mark Ciancanelli & Maryann Rogers

    Contact: Maryann, mrogersc-21re@comcast.net

    Fee: $20 (workbook)

  • Grief Share

    Who: Anyone dealing with grief, don’t go through it alone.

    When: Thursdays, 7:00-8:30pm, weekly (begins Sep. 20)

    Where: Calvary Church, lower level

    Leader: Melanie Schuetz, bears0800@gmail.com

    Fee: $15 (workbook)